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Chinese Trade Dollar. Saint-Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha 1 £ 2021 99,9 % silver coin, 1 oz

Price:
149,00 €
Qty.: - +
Face value 1 £
Silver: 99,9%
Diameter: 38,6
Weight: 31,1 g
Mintage: 1000

Shortly after the death of Emperor Xian Feng in 1861, his concubine Cixi assumed control and ruled China as The Empress Dowager. Cixi was able to read, a rare skill at that time, and educated herself on domestic and foreign affairs, creating policies that would modernise China’s culture and economy. Recognising the importance of making international trade as easy as possible she instigated changes in customs, weights and measures that enabled the creation of a standardised ‘Dragon’ Trade Dollar.

Trade Dollars had been used to facilitate international trade since the ‘Spanish Dollars’ of the 15th Century, and the first ‘Dragon’ Trade dollars were struck in 1889 with the coin’s weight in English lettering sitting beneath a traditional Chinese dragon. Now, the Chinese Trade Dollar is reimagined for 2021 by The East India Company, our stunning Proof finish emphasising every detail of a new design that features a mighty dragon encircling the globe.

This limited-edition silver 1oz coin is presented in a luxurious presentation case along with a booklet and numbered certificate of authenticity.
Sarnased tooted
Face value 1 £
Silver: 99,99%
Diameter: 38,6
Weight: 31,1 g
Mintage: 1821

Drawing it’s inspiration from the presence of Angels on Napoleon’s Death medal and his tomb at Les Invalids.

Napoleon Bonaparte was born on the island of Corsica in 1769. He is widely regarded as one of history’s great military minds, building an Empire that stretched across Europe before his defeat at Waterloo in 1815. He was exiled to St Helena, where he remained until his death in 1821.

While Napoleon’s military cunning is undisputable, it is also believed that he carried a symbol of good luck with him, his own personal guardian angel.

The French Angel Coin first appeared in the late 18th Century. Its designer became suspected of revolutionary tendencies and was sentenced to death but somehow escaped the guillotine. Allegedly he bribed his captors with an Angel Coin, and it became known as a lucky charm. 19th Century French Naval Captains would refuse to sail without one in their purse, and even Napoleon was not beyond belief in the lucky Angel Coin. According to folklore he carried one in his pocket throughout his reign, only to fatefully lose it the day before his final defeat at Waterloo.
149,00 €
Issuing Country:Saint-Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Face value: 5 £
Gold: 99.99%
Weight: 31.100
Diameter: 32.00
Mintage: 250

Drawing it’s inspiration from the presence of Angels on Napoleon’s Death medal and his tomb at Les Invalids,

Napoleon Bonaparte was born on the island of Corsica in 1769. He is widely regarded as one of history’s great military minds, building an Empire that stretched across Europe before his defeat at Waterloo in 1815. He was exiled to St Helena, where he remained until his death in 1821.

While Napoleon’s military cunning is undisputable, it is also believed that he carried a symbol of good luck with him, his own personal guardian angel.

The French Angel Coin first appeared in the late 18th Century. Its designer became suspected of revolutionary tendencies and was sentenced to death but somehow escaped the guillotine. Allegedly he bribed his captors with an Angel Coin, and it became known as a lucky charm. 19th Century French Naval Captains would refuse to sail without one in their purse, and even Napoleon was not beyond belief in the lucky Angel Coin. According to folklore he carried one in his pocket throughout his reign, only to fatefully lose it the day before his final defeat at Waterloo.
3490,00 €
Face value 1 £
Silver: 99,99%
Diameter: 38,6
Weight: 31,1 g
Mintage: 750

Truth, the principle of being and acting truthfully. The allegorical personification of Truth is depicted as a glad-winged figure, holding a mirror in her right arm, symbolic of self-truth. Between her stands a child bearing a palm-branch, whom she comforts demonstrating the role of us all to protect the innocent.

Taking its inspiration from the allegorical figure of the virtue of Truth as depicted on the Victoria Memorial situated outside Buckingham Palace, our second design in the series features the words

VINCIT OMNIA VERITAS
(Truth Conquers All)

Presented in luxury presentation case with information booklet and numbered certificate of authenticity
199,00 €
Face value 2 £
Silver: 99,99%
Diameter: 45 mm
Weight: 62,2 g
Mintage: 750

STRICTLY LIMITED TO ONLY 750 COINS WORLDWIDE
Celebrating our heroine Una, an iconic symbol of beauty and honour, and her majestic protector, the lion, the 2021 Una & the Lion 2oz Silver Proof coin features a beautiful design by engraver Glyn Davies. The powerful and dramatic 2021 design highlights the beauty of Una and the raw power of the lion.

The coin features a stylised representation of Una & the Lion standing side by side. The lion stands in an aggressive stance with his teeth bared and his terrific full mane flowing. By his side, exquisite Una gazes down at him with her robes flowing out behind her capturing both her beauty and strength.

Presented in a luxury presentation case with a numbered certificate of authenticity.
259,00 €
Face value 2 £
Silver: 99,9%
Diameter: 11 mm
Weight: 0,5 g
Mintage: 1 000

The East India Company’s celebrated annual Una & the Lion series continues with this stunning new design by Glyn Davies, providing contemporary collectors with a modern twist on the ancient legend of heroic Una and her devoted companion the Lion.

Glyn Davies’ elegant, determined Una and powerful but poised lion sit facing each other, staring deeply into each others eyes as they ponder the next step on their quest, seeming to communicate their thoughts, hopes and fears through their held gaze. His design captures all the grace, courage and trust of the original story of this brave princess and the mighty beast at her side.

This strictly limited-edition ½g gold coin has been expertly struck to our finest Proof quality to ensure that every design detail is carefully reproduced on its delicate form. It is presented in a luxury case, accompanied by an informative booklet and a certificate that guarantees its accuracy and authenticity.
149,00 €
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Silver: 99.99%
Nominal value 0.5 $
Weight: 15.553g
Dimensions: 32.60 mm
Maximum Mintage Unlimited
Coin Finish Proof

A keepsake to be treasured for life, this colourful 1/2oz silver proof coin is a unique and thoughtful way to celebrate a new arrival in 2024.
Adorable Baby Design
The coin’s reverse features a newborn baby in a carrier sling with a flying stork and the moon in the background. The inscription ‘CONGRATULATIONS’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark are also included in the design.
The coin’s obverse portrays the Dan Thorne effigy of His Majesty King Charles III, and the monetary denomination

Gift Card Packaging
The coin is displayed in a themed gift card with room to write the baby’s details, a family tree and place to house a photograph.
99,00 €
Face value 2 £
Silver: 99,99%
Diameter: 45 mm
Weight: 62,2 g
Mintage: 750

STRICTLY LIMITED TO ONLY 750 COINS WORLDWIDE
Celebrating our heroine Una, an iconic symbol of beauty and honour, and her majestic protector, the lion, the 2021 Una & the Lion 2oz Silver Proof coin features a beautiful design by engraver Glyn Davies. The powerful and dramatic 2021 design highlights the beauty of Una and the raw power of the lion.

The coin features a stylised representation of Una & the Lion standing side by side. The lion stands in an aggressive stance with his teeth bared and his terrific full mane flowing. By his side, exquisite Una gazes down at him with her robes flowing out behind her capturing both her beauty and strength.

Presented in a luxury presentation case with a numbered certificate of authenticity.
259,00 €
Face value: 0.2 $
Issuing country: Samoa
Weight: 25 g
Diameter: 40 mm

As the King of the gods, Zeus‘ connection with Leo is appropriate as it is the "king of the Zodiac signs". The connection gains a lot more weight in mythology: Zeus is closely associated with Helios, perhaps even more so than Apollo, as Helios is referred as "the eye of Zeus" and is referred as Zeus in his own Orphic hymn. Aether (the primordial light that illumines the Heavens) is "Zeus' power", and his role as the god of civilization, justice and law is very similar to that of sun gods like Shamash and Ra (Apollo also shares these traits, as he too is a god of justice and law). Zeus is outright referred as the Sun in some particular Greco-roman religious traditions like Pythagorean philosophy, where he is the supramundane Sun of the Olympians.As the Sun symbolizes the center, so is Leo's position in the Zodiac indicative.
35,00 €
Denomination: £10
Maximum Coin Mintage: 500
Fine Silver 99.9 %
Weight 156.295 g
Diameter: 65.00 mm
Reverse Designer: Bradley Morgan Johnson
Obverse Designer: Jody Clark
Quality Proof
Year: 2020

Born in Brixton, South London, in 1947, David Bowie began life as David Robert Jones. By the time he was 19 he had taken on his iconic name and was taking the first steps in one of the most innovative and influential careers in the history of sound and vision. His music electrified generations, and his perpetual state of reinvention kept music fans enthralled.

The third coin in our Music Legends collection celebrates rock’s definitive chameleon with a design inspired by an image of the singer from his time spent living and recording in Berlin. The inclusion of the lightning bolt motif from the Aladdin Sane era captures Bowie’s career journey, and the moment he finally put aside the props to emerge as an artist in his own right.

Available as limited-edition precious metal Proof editions and a standard Brilliant Uncirculated edition, the Brilliant Uncirculated edition is also available with three different slipcase covers, exclusively available from The Royal Mint and are a fitting tribute to the career of one of British music’s most enduring icons.
690,00 €
Face value: 5´$
Issuing Country: Barbados
Weight: 1 oz
Silver: 99,9%
Diameter: 33 mm
Quality: Antique finish
Year Date: 2022
Mintage: 4879

Unusual Spherical Design

Beautifully presented in a display frame

Please note1oz of pure 99.9% silver
Sphere-shaped coin
High-relief detail of the Planet Mercury
Ultra Dark Antique finish!
Mintage of 4,879 coins
Certificate of Authenticity
Official Barbados legal tender
33mm diameter
Display case!
This detailed Mercury sphere recreates the stark surface of the planet and is enhanced with an Ultra Dark Antique finish. The mintage is set at 4,879 - representing Mercury’s diameter in kilometres.
199,00 €